Even though we'll be spending Christmas in England I felt that we should have some decorations here before we leave. Our trusty live Christmas tree which we have dragged inside for the last 4 years is now a bit too tall, a bit too large and a bit too bedraggled to be dressed up and put in the corner of the room so it was time to improvise.
I wento up into the woods, along the stone pathway on which you have to concentrate on where you put your feet. There's a very sheer drop off the side:
The town sat placidly below, appearing every now and then through the trees:
Eventually I found the perfect branch:
Back home, I sprayed it gold, put it in a flowerpot, wrapped it in fairy lights and let Skye hang the decorations on the branches, e voila! My instant cheap Christmas tree!